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soundtrack

1. the recorded sound accompaniment to a film
2. a narrow strip along the side of a spool of film, which carries the sound accompaniment

soundtrack

The audio that is recorded on movie film, a video or game. Soundtracks may be analog or digital in one or more channels (mono, stereo and multichannel). The term may also refer to a separate audio album that contains the music from a movie.


Film Quad Track
For movie theaters, quad track 35mm film includes one analog and three digital formats (SDDS, Dolby and DTS). The DTS is a time code that synchronizes with the soundtrack on CD-ROM (see DTS). (Image provided under the Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 3.0 License, www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)
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In addition users can follow music artists on Twitter from within the SoundTracking app; artists in the user's SoundTracking post will be automatically tagged as "@mention" in the tweet; and artists can now post directly to their Facebook Fan Pages from SoundTracking.
The SoundTracking app is available free of charge from the App Store on iPhone and iPod touch or at http://www.